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Breastfeeding as Birth Control: The Lactational Amenorrhea Method

woman breastfeeding with breast milk nearby on table Learn more about LAM and how to make sure it is effective when you are nursing.
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Breastfeeding a Second Child: Ten Reasons to Try it Again

Breast milk, with all of its amazing benefits and nutritional excellence, is clearly the best food you
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Breastfeeding a Toddler - Why on Earth?

By Jack Newman

Because more and more women are now breastfeeding their babies, more and more are also finding that they enjoy breastfeeding enough to want to continue longer than the usual few months they initially thought they would do it. UNICEF has long encouraged breastfeeding for two years and longer, and the
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Breastfeeding a Toddler - Why on Earth?

By Jack Newman

Because more and more women are now breastfeeding their babies, more and more are also finding that they enjoy breastfeeding enough to want to continue longer than the usual few months they initially thought they would do it. UNICEF has long encouraged breastfeeding for two years and longer, and the
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Breastfeeding - Handling Criticism

By JustMommies staff

  Feelings about how to parent seem to shift with every generation.  A new way of parenting, sometimes called attachment parenting, has emerged and it challenges many of the rigid teachings of our mother's generation.  Although breastfeeding is on the rise now, women are still dealing with the repercussions
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Breastfeeding: How to Handle Common Concerns

mother breastfeeding a baby There are a few ways to make sure that breastfeeding goes as smoothly as possible. Here's how to take care of yourself and your baby too.
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Breastfeeding Myths

mother kissing baby's hand while breasteeding There is a lot of talk about breastfeeding; let us make sure you aren't accidentally believing things that just aren't true!
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Breastfeeding: Overactive Letdown

mother pumping breast milk Breastfeeding works differently for every momma, so getting to know the strategies for handling overactive letdown is a smart move.
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Breastfeeding Oversupply

baby sleeping next to bottles of pumped breast milk Here are some strategies for dealing with breastfeeding oversupply and how it affects your baby.
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Breastfeeding Rates are on the Rise: Half of New Moms Breastfeed Until 6 Months

By JustMommies staff

According to a press release the CDC released on Wednesday, almost 50 percent of new moms now breastfeed their babies until they are 6 months. This is up from 35 percent in 2000. Current breastfeeding rates In 2010, 49 percent of moms continued breastfeeding until 6 months, and 27 percent continued breastfeeding
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